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SELECTED VIDEOS
& SCREENINGS

[ * Upcoming ]

A Morning Light
2017Spectacle Theater / Brooklyn, NY / Info
2016Northwest Filmmakers Festival / Portland, OR / Info
2016New Orleans Film Festival / NOLA / Info
2016Local Sightings / Seattle, WA
2016Hoffman Center for the Arts / Manzanita, OR
2016Micro-Wave Cinema Series / University of Wisconsin-Madison
2016Atlanta Film Festival
2015Torino Film Festival / Turin, Italy (World Premiere)

The Act of Becoming (EDITOR)
2016Indie Memphis / Memphis, TN
2016DOXA / Vancouver, Canada
2015CPH:DOX / Copenhagen, Denmark (World Premiere)

MMXIII
2014LA Ciné Salon (online) / Info
2014Boise Public Library Independent Cinema / Boise, ID
2014Micro-Wave Cinema Series / U. Wisconsin-Madison
2014Antenna Gallery / New Orleans, LA
2014Filmmaker Magazine (online) / Info
2014Eastern Oregon Film Festival (Online Premiere) / La Grande, OR
2013Wexford Art Center / Wexford, Ireland
201340th Northwest Filmmakers' Festival / Portland, OR
2013New Orleans Film Festival (World Premiere) / Info

Searching for Yellow
2017Fandependent Films (online) / Info
2016Hoffman Center for the Arts / Info
2013Eastern Oregon Film Festival / La Grande, OR
2012Borscht Film Festival / Miami, FL
201239th Northwest Filmmaker's Festival / Portland, OR
2012"25 New Faces" U.S. Tour
2012reRun Theater (RIP) / Brooklyn, NY
2012Ragtag Cinema / Columbia, MO
2012Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art / Eugene, OR
2012Grand Cinema's "25 New Faces" Festival / Tacoma, WA

Country Story
2016Hoffman Center for the Arts / Manzanita, OR
2016Fandependent Films (online) / Info
2013New/American Film Series / Corvallis, OR
2012reRun Theater
2012Buenos Aires Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente (BAFICI)
2012Kansas City Film Fest
2012University of Oregon
2011Eastern Oregon Film Festival

Bad Fever (CAMERA OPERATOR)
2012Released by Factory 25 — Theatrical, VOD, DVD
2012Unknown Pleasures / Berlin, Germany
2011Indie Memphis
2011Eastern Oregon Film Festival
2011Maryland Film Festival
2011SXSW (World Premiere)

Pool Room
2011NoBudge.com (Online Release)
2010Eastern Oregon Film Festival
2010Kansas City Filmfest (World Premiere)

CURATORIAL

OngoingEastern Oregon Film Festival (est. 2009) / Co-Founder & Program Director / La Grande, OR
Selection Highlights (2015): American Renaissance, Approaching the Elephant, Bikes vs. Cars,
Funny Bunny, The Last Season, The Man In The Wall, Planetary, Sabbatical, Die Wilderin Vom Montafon, Western


2017Filmfort (EOFF Guest Showcase) / Curator / Boise, ID
Organized screenings by NYC-based artists Kat Hunt (What's Revenge) and Whitney Mallett (Gospel Mime) / Info

2013-15Filmfort (formerly Treefort Film Fest) / Lead Film Curator / Boise ID
Selection Highlights (2015): Buffalo Juggalos, Christmas, Again, Deep Web, Girlhood, Hotel 22, Joy Kevin,
Lake Los Angeles, Night Soil / Fake Paradise, Palm Rot, Pink Grapefruit, When The Bell Rings, World of Tomorrow


2012Borscht Film Festival (Northwest Showcase) / Guest Curator / Miami, FL
Organized a collection of short works by NYC and Toronto-based Lion Attack Collective

2012Eastern Oregon Film Festival (Satellite Festival) / Curator / Bijou Art Cinemas / Eugene, OR
Organized a collection of short works by Andrew Droz Palermo, David Lowry, Fantavious Fritz

2012Society for Photographic Education (Northwest Conference) / Shorts Curator / Eugene, OR
Organized screenings by Julia Pott, Hannah Fidell, Jillian Mayer, Lucas Leyva, Ornana / Info

2012Ditch Projects / Member & Co-Curator / Springfield, OR

EXHIBITIONS
& PERFORMANCES

[ * Solo ]

2014Forest / Wexford Arts Centre / Wexford, Ireland (Curated by Frank Abruzzese & Rosie O'Gorman)
2013L E A N R S / Tumblr (Curated by Yung Jake)
2013Speaking Between / Disjecta Contemporary Art Center / Portland, OR
2012Untitled (MMXIII as performance) / Suburban Projections Festival / Eugene, OR (Curated by Sarah Whitling) *
2012Broshow (fosho) Show / LaVerne Krause Gallery / Eugene, OR
2012Meaning to Glue / Eastern Oregon University Nightingale Gallery / La Grande, OR (Curated by Cory Peeke)
2011NAGAS / Katherine E. Nash Gallery / Minneapolis, MN (Curated by Bartholomew Ryan)
2009New & Old Marks / University Center Gallery / Missoula, MT *

AWARDS, RESIDENCIES
& ARTIST TALKS


2015Career Opportunity Grant / Oregon Art Commission / Salem, OR
2014Film Grant / Borscht Film Festival / Miami, FL
2013Artist Talk / Wexford Arts Centre / Wexford Ireland
2013Artist Residency / Cow House Studios / Enniscorthy, Ireland
2013Grassroots Grant / Meyer Memorial Trust / Portland, OR
201225 New Faces of Independent Film / Filmmaker Magazine / Brooklyn, NY
2010-13Graduate Teaching Fellow / Department of Art, University of Oregon
2010Individual Artist Grant / Union County Cultural Coalition / La Grande, OR

SELECTED PRESS


2017The Playlist / Indie Beat Talks With 'A Morning Light' director Ian Clark (Christopher Bell, March)
2017Filmmaker / Last Dance Before Trumpism (Brandon Harris, February)
2016The Playlist / Eerie, Evocative Trailer For Ian Clark’s A Morning Light (Christopher Bell, September)
2016Film Pulse / A Conversation with Director Ian Clark on A Morning Light (Kevin Rakestraw, May)
2016Lake Front Row / Previewing Ian Clark's Atmospheric Abduction Tale (Grant Phipps, May)
2016Yupster TV / Artist Sessions: Ian Clark & Benjamin Wiessner (Tris Sicignano, April)
2015Film Pulse / Best Undistributed and Honorable Mentions of 2015 (Kevin Rakestraw, December)
2015Film Pulse / For Future Reference: A Morning Light (Kevin Rakestraw, November)
2015Film Pulse / Unsung Indies: Ian Clark's MMXIII (Kevin Rakestraw, October)
2015Filmmaker / Nowhere To Go But Up: The 6th Annual Eastern Oregon Film Festival (Sarah Salovaara, May)
2015Filmmaker / In Conversation: The Second Annual Treefort Film Fest (Sarah Salovaara, April)
2014Tribeca / Racking Focus: Telling Bigger Stories on Smaller Budgets (Zach Wigon, July)
2014Filmmaker / Ian Clark Streams MMXIII and Talks its Online Distribution (Scott Macaulay, June)
2014LA Ciné Salon / Screening Room 1: Ian Clark's MMXIII (Samuel Prime, May)
2014Filmmaker / If You Build It, Will They Come? (Brandon Harris, March)
2014Hammer To Nail / Treefort Film Fest '14 Wrap-Up (Mark Lukenbill, March)
2014The New Inquiry / Short Circuit (Brandon Harris, March)
2014Portland Monthly / Exclusive PDX Screening of Experimental Film MMXIII (Molly Woodstock, February)
2014Tribeca / Racking Focus: Distribution Within the Independent Film Community (Zach Wigon, February)
2014Hammer To Nail / Eastern Oregon Film Festival '14 Wrap-Up (Paul Sbrizzi, February)
2014Filmmaker / Secret Cinema: The Eastern Oregon Film Festival's Remarkable 5th Edition (Brandon Harris, February)
2012Entertainment Weekly / Generation Next (Keith Staskiewics, August)
2012Filmmaker / 25 New Faces of Independent Film (Nick Dawson, July)

TEACHING

2017 Workshop / NW Documentary / Experimental Documentary / Portland, OR

2016 Panel / NW Documentary / Crowdfunding the Indie Film / Portland, OR

2016 Guest Instructor / Juliet Zulu / Allies Film Camp / Portland, OR

2016 Artist Lecture / Eastern Oregon University (Art Appreciation; Prof. Mike Sell) / La Grande, OR

2016 Artist Lecture / Central Florida University (Intermediate Photography; Prof. Brooks Dierdorff) / Orlando, FL

2010-13 Instructor of Record, Department of Art / University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
Summary: Taught 2 course sections per term, met twice weekly for 4hrs, 45-50 students total
Duties: Original syllabus creation, lesson plans, lecturing, concept development, software demonstrations, student evaluation, office hours
ArtD 250: Digital Print Media — Design Principles, Self-Portraiture, Artist Books
ArtD 251: Time-Based Art — Narrative/Experimental Video, Stop-Motion Animation, Sound, Performance, Video Remix
 ArtD 252: Introduction to Interactive Art — Visual Programming, Concepts
Software: Final Cut Studio, Adobe Creative Suite, Processing, Isadora, Quicktime, Snapz Pro X

2010Artist Lecture + Screening / University of Oregon (ArtD 251: Time-based Art; Prof. Ty Warren) / Eugene, OR

2009Artist Lecture / Eastern Oregon University (Film & Media Arts, Thesis Project; Prof. Kevin Roy) / La Grande, OR

EDUCATION

2013MFA Art + Technology / University of Oregon / Eugene, OR
2007BFA Fine Art (Photography) / University of Montana / Missoula, MT